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Upset Hindus seek apology from Kim Kardashian for donning sacred “Om” earrings in photo-shoot

   Upset Hindus are seeking apology from American celebrity-socialite-actress Kim Kardashian West for wearing earrings carrying sacred “Om” in a photo-shoot posted on her official Twitter handle on May 23, calling it highly inappropriate.   Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that hugely venerated “Om” was the mystical syllable containing the universe, which in ... Read More »

Hindus welcome lifting of yoga ban in Alabama schools after 28 years, calling it a step forward

Hindus have welcomed Alabama Governor Kay Ivey reportedly signing a bill today allowing yoga in Alabama public schools (banned since 1993); saying that although it came with lot of unnecessary and impertinent restrictions, it was still good for the overall well-being of Alabamans.   Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, thanked Ivey and Alabama legislature ... Read More »

Hindus welcome Maryland Episcopal Cathedral hosting yoga classes

  Hindus have welcomed the historic Trinity Cathedral, an Episcopal church in Easton (Maryland), for hosting yoga classes.   According to reports, Cathedral opened up its sanctuary and moved the pews to accommodate yoga classes.   Commending the Episcopal Cathedral for facilitating yoga, distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada today, said that yoga, referred as “a living fossil”, was ... Read More »

Annual Global health day launched to raise awareness on treatment for stroke

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Every year May 15 will be observed as World Thrombectomy Day Pertaining to the severe morbidity associated with stroke and that most of the patients unable to reach the right treatment centres on time, there is a dire need to raise public awareness towards timely intervention and advanced treatment modalities available which can save many lives. With advancements in the ... Read More »

After Hindu protest, Connecticut conservatory renames ballet & assures no stereotyping

   The Nutmeg Ballet Conservatory (NBC) in Torrington (Connecticut) has renamed performance of iconic ballet “La Bayadère” and assured no stereotyping in its presentation during upcoming Graduation Performance Series (May 18-21), after Hindus protested saying “La Bayadère” “seriously trivializes Eastern religious and other traditions”. NBC, in an email to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, who spearheaded the protest, wrote: …Our students ... Read More »

After Hindu protest, New Zealand firm apologizes & agrees to remove sacred Hindu symbols from mats

Christchurch (New Zealand) based acupressure mat firm Shakti Mats has agreed to remove sacred Hindu symbols “Om” and “Yantra” from its mats after Hindus protested, calling it “highly inappropriate”.   Jonathan Heslop, Director at Shakti Mats, in an email to distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, wrote:… our company has been made aware that the Om symbol and Yantra which appears ... Read More »

Rizgar Sak is an Ethical Businessman who Cares both for his Revenue and Corporate Social Responsibility

In today’s competitive world, a majority of businesses and their players only care for the profit margins. But there are some exceptions who are known for their philanthropic bent of mind. One of these include Rizgar Sak, the Chairperson of Dives Holding, a Dubai based business group, which deals with areas like construction, real estate, education, logistics and food. He ... Read More »

Worldwide Hindus condemn Australia for criminalizing coming home, calling it “barbaric” 

Hindus worldwide have condemned Australia’s announcement of ban on Australian citizens returning home from India; failure to comply with which one may incur a civil penalty of $66,600, five years’ imprisonment, or both. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, urged Scott Morrison and Greg Hunt, Prime Minister and Health Minister respectively of Australia, to ... Read More »

Upset Hindus urge Museum of Contemporary Art Australia withdraw Lord Ganesha Finger Puppet & apologize

 Upset Hindus are urging Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA) in Sydney, “Australia’s leading museum”, to immediately withdraw Lord Ganesha Finger Puppet from sale in its Store; calling it highly inappropriate Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that Lord Ganesha was highly revered in Hinduism and was meant to be worshipped in temples ... Read More »

Hindus urge Paris Opera drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère” from repertoire

 Hindus are urging Opéra national de Paris (France) to not include ballet “La Bayadère” in its repertoire, which they feel seriously trivializes Eastern religious and other traditions. Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that taxpayer-funded Opéra national de Paris should not be in the business of callously promoting appropriation of traditions, elements and concepts of “others”; and ridiculing entire ... Read More »

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